Dr. Biman Saikia, MD - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - Professor

Dr. Biman Saikia

MD

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

Professor

Chandigarh | India

Main Specialties: Allergy & Immunology

Additional Specialties: Immunopathology

Dr. Biman Saikia, MD - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - Professor

Dr. Biman Saikia

MD

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Primary Affiliation: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - Chandigarh , India

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19Publications

282Reads

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11PubMed Central Citations

Clinical and molecular features of X-linked hyper IgM syndrome - An experience from North India.

Clin Immunol 2018 Oct 25;195:59-66. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Unit, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clim.2018.07.013DOI Listing
October 2018
10 Reads
3.672 Impact Factor

T helper 17 cells in atopic dermatitis: Study in a tertiary care center.

Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2017 Apr-Jun;60(2):296-298

Department of Dermatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/IJPM.IJPM_95_16DOI Listing
October 2018
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0.642 Impact Factor

A randomised trial of voriconazole and prednisolone monotherapy in acute-stage allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis complicating asthma.

Eur Respir J 2018 Sep 18;52(3). Epub 2018 Sep 18.

Dept of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01159-2018DOI Listing
September 2018
6 Reads
7.640 Impact Factor

A mechanistic approach to explore the neuroprotective potential of zonisamide in seizures.

Inflammopharmacology 2018 Aug 11;26(4):1125-1131. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10787-018-0478-9DOI Listing
August 2018
15 Reads

STAT3-Mediated Transcriptional Regulation of Osteopontin in STAT3 Loss-of-Function Related Hyper IgE Syndrome.

Front Immunol 2018 17;9:1080. Epub 2018 May 17.

Department of Immunopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.01080DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5966547PMC
May 2018
6 Reads

Infectious and non-infectious complications in primary immunodeficiency disorders: an autopsy study from North India.

J Clin Pathol 2018 May 28;71(5):425-435. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Department of Paediatrics (Allergy and Immunology Unit), Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jclinpath-2017-204708DOI Listing
May 2018
28 Reads
2.920 Impact Factor

Allo-specific immune response profiles indicative of acute rejection in kidney allografts using an in vitro lymphocyte culture-based model.

Clin Exp Nephrol 2018 Apr 28;22(2):465-473. Epub 2017 Aug 28.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10157-017-1469-7DOI Listing
April 2018
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1 Citation
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A Randomized Trial of Itraconazole vs Prednisolone in Acute-Stage Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis Complicating Asthma.

Chest 2018 Mar 11;153(3):656-664. Epub 2018 Jan 11.

Department of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2018.01.005DOI Listing
March 2018
19 Reads
1 Citation
7.483 Impact Factor

The effect of intra-articular allogenic platelet rich plasma in Dunkin-Hartley guinea pig model of knee osteoarthritis.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J 2017 Jul-Sep;7(3):426-434. Epub 2018 Jan 10.

Postgraduate Institute of medical education and research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11138/mltj/2017.7.3.426DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5774915PMC
January 2018
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Assessment of the Effects of Rituximab Monotherapy on Different Subsets of Circulating T-Regulatory Cells and Clinical Disease Severity in Severe Pemphigus Vulgaris.

Dermatology 2016 1;232(5):572-577. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000448031DOI Listing
July 2017
7 Reads
1 Citation
1.685 Impact Factor

Is psoriasis an autoimmune disease? Interpretations from an immunofluorescence-based study.

J Cutan Pathol 2017 Apr 30;44(4):346-351. Epub 2017 Jan 30.

Department of Immunopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cup.12891DOI Listing
April 2017
8 Reads
1 Citation
1.560 Impact Factor

Use of panel testing for detection of antinuclear antibody in a resource-limited setting: an appraisal.

Postgrad Med 2016 Nov 18;128(8):869-874. Epub 2016 Aug 18.

c Department of Rheumatology , Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research , Chandigarh , India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00325481.2016.1220808DOI Listing
November 2016
10 Reads
1.540 Impact Factor

A randomised trial of glucocorticoids in acute-stage allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis complicating asthma.

Eur Respir J 2016 Feb 19;47(2):490-8. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

Dept of Medical Microbiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01475-2015DOI Listing
February 2016
22 Reads
5 Citations
7.640 Impact Factor

Optic nerve involvement in childhood onset systemic lupus erythematosus: Three cases and a review of the literature.

Lupus 2016 Jan 4;25(1):93-6. Epub 2015 Sep 4.

Pediatric Allergy Immunology Unit, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0961203315603142DOI Listing
January 2016
17 Reads
2.200 Impact Factor

Budd-Chiari Syndrome in a Child With Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency-A Rare Association.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2015 Dec 7;62(12):2244. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Unit, Advanced Pediatrics Centre, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.25630DOI Listing
December 2015
5 Reads
2.562 Impact Factor

Analysis of HLA associations among North Indian HIV-positive individuals co-infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

2015 Sept-Oct;32(5):449-452

Lung India

Background: Genetic variation in HLA genes influence the immune response and may thus contribute to differential development of tuberculosis (TB) in HIV‑infected individuals. The study was designed to determine whether HLA polymorphisms influence the development of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in HIV‑infected individuals. Materials and Methods: Fifty HIV‑positive individuals without TB (HIV+TB−), 50 HIV patients co‑infected with TB (HIV+TB+) and 50 control subjects (HIV‑TB‑) were analyzed for HLA Class I and II polymorphisms. Results: In HLA Class II, frequency of occurrence of DRB1*13 (OR 3.165, CI 1.176–8.518, P value 0.019), DRB5 (OR 2.253, CI 1.011–5.019, P value 0.045) and DQB1*06 (OR 2.705, CI 1.197–6.113, P value 0.016) were increased in HIV+TB+compared to HIV+TB−. HLA DQB1*02 (OR 0.436, CI 0.185–1.029, P value 0.05) on the other hand conferred a protective role. In HLA Class I, frequency of B*15 (OR 2.705, CI 1.040–7.036, P value 0.038) was increased, whereas B*51 (OR 0.148, CI 0.031–0.706, P value 0.007) was decreased in HIV+TB+group compared to HIV+TB−. These differences however were not significant when compared with healthy controls. Conclusion: HLA polymorphisms independently did not account for the susceptibility to either of the disease mostly, although they seem to play a role once the infection(s) has established in a particular individual. Further studies are needed on a larger sample size to confirm these observations.

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September 2015
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Childhood lupus nephritis in a developing country-24 years' single-center experience from North India.

Lupus 2015 May 22;24(6):641-7. Epub 2015 Feb 22.

Department of Histopathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0961203315570166DOI Listing
May 2015
5 Reads
2 Citations
2.200 Impact Factor

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